Coronavirus and COVID-19

The Women's Center is making the following adjustments regarding the 2019 novel coronavirus and COVID-19:

  • Spring semester events have been cancelled.
  • The Gender & Gender Equity conference has been pushed back to November 20th.
  • United By Yarn will meet via Zoom for the rest of the semester.
  • The Breastfeeding Mother Support Group will not meet for the rest of the semester.
  • The Latina Discussion Group will not meet this week, spring break or the rest of the semester.
  • Pagan Life will conduct virtual meetings for this week and the week of spring break. Please contact Pagan Life for more information.

The Women’s Center
Gender Equity • Advocacy • Community • Education

The Women's Center is located on the third floor of the Nebraska Union, room 340. Stop in to check out our library! We have a meeting room for discussion groups, a welcoming space for conversations or just relaxing, and the working spaces of the Women’s Center staff. There is seating in the hallway to relax or study, and you can pick up Sexual Health & Resource Kits! 

Visit these links to learn what you will find inside the Women’s Center, 340 Nebraska Union:

  • A large resource library with books and DVDs related to women, gender, sexuality, and intersecting identities.

  • The student and professional staff who coordinate programs and annual events such as World Without Violence, Women’s History Month, the Gender & Gender Equity Conference, and programs for Students with Children.

  • Volunteer opportunities; we welcome, train, and appreciate volunteers!

  • Information about the student organizations connected to the Women’s Center can be found on NvolveU2.0 and through the links below:

    • Men @ Nebraska, students of all genders exploring masculinities and related issues

    • United by Yarn, a fiber arts group open to people at all skill levels

    • Pagan Life, a group for students who are Pagan, Shaman, Polytheistic, or any religion that can be classified as Pagan or New Age. We are also a group for people who want to learn about Paganism, or who just want to drop in and find out about Pagan Life.

    • Students with Children, is a student organization for students who are parents. Events and information are coordinated with the Women's Center.
Director

Pat Tetreault

340 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-2598

pat.tetreault@unl.edu